Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from Nine Years Under: The Coming of Age in an Inner CityRead more
Sheri Booker is a writer, poet, spoken word artist, and teacher. She is the author of the poetry book, One Woman, One Hustle (Book Her, 2003) and she has traveled the U.S. reciting and performing her poetry. In 2007, she lived in rural South Africa where she taught journalism skills to African women and worked as an editorial assistant for an international literary magazine. Sheri has written for Urbanite, Channel, The Amazwi Villager and a. magazine and the East County Times. Sheri has an M.F.A. in creative nonfiction from Goucher College. She received her B.A. in political science from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland in Baltimore where she currently lives.